E-Tree Support in VPLS with BGP Signaling

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Authors Yuanlong Jiang  , Lucy Yong  , Manuel Paul  , Frederic JOUNAY  , Florin Balus  , Wim Henderickx  , Ali Sajassi 
Last updated 2012-09-01 (latest revision 2012-02-29)
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This document describes the extension to BGP signaling for the E-Tree support in BGP VPLS when the dual-VLAN model is used as in [Vpls- etree]. The BGP VPLS messages and their procedures remain almost the same as in [RFC4761], only a new extended community for E-Tree is proposed.


Yuanlong Jiang (jiangyuanlong@huawei.com)
Lucy Yong (lucyyong@huawei.com)
Manuel Paul (Manuel.Paul@telekom.de)
Frederic JOUNAY (frederic.jounay@orange.ch)
Florin Balus (florin.balus@alcatel-lucent.com)
Wim Henderickx (wim.henderickx@alcatel-lucent.com)
Ali Sajassi (sajassi@cisco.com)

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